- 1The action of interrupting or being interrupted: a chance to study without interruptionMore example sentences
- The area will slowly open up to tourism, but the priority is to allow the Aboriginal communities to maintain their way of life without obtrusive interruption.
- I had expected a degree of disturbance and interruption as I switched over to Retirement Pension from Incapacity Benefit, and still do.
- The curiosity is that home telephones have gradually taken on behaviours that reflect this issue of intrusion and interruption.
- 1.1 [count noun] An act, utterance, or period that interrupts someone or something: she ignored the interruption and carried on students returning to education after an interruption in their careerMore example sentences
- Now people complain that a woman's monthly periods are an interruption and an inconvenience.
- This has to be a continuous process, without periods of storage or interruptions.
- As a student of waves, Cass is steadfast in his insistence that this period is an interruption - not a halt: a technology downturn, not a global downturn.